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Understanding the reality of Trump’s immigration policy

  • US President Donald Trump ordered the suspension of immigration from seven Muslim countries for 90 days, and the entrance of refugees for 120 days, fulfilling his much-maligned campaign vow to crack down on illegal immigration. The seven countries are Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and...
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Defying Israel with the help of Martin Luther King

  • This month, America will commemorate the anniversary of the birth of iconic civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who used non-violent protests to challenge racist and discriminatory practices by local and federal governments and agencies. African American and the descendant of slaves...
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Israel’s many instances of injustice

  • On June 14, 2015, Israeli security forces were in a small village near Ramallah hunting down a Palestinian man they wanted for questioning. The Palestinian, 22 year-old Abdullah Ghneimat, was startled when he saw the Israeli forces trying to surround him in the Israeli-occupied village of Kafr ...
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Time to rise above anger when confronting Israeli extremism

  • It is not hard to understand the frustration and anger Palestinians and Arabs feel in the face of continued abuse by Israel’s government, whose policies are not only destroying any chance of peace, but also encouraging more violence and death. But the Palestinian and Arab world’s reaction to the...
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Israel hits legal wall in US censorship battle

  • Israel has demonstrated that it can and will do anything to achieve its ultimate goals of pushing Palestinians out of their homes and expanding its political influence throughout the world. The apartheid Jewish state’s success relies on its ability to exploit the uneducated, using clever c...
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Criticizing Israel a costly move for US politicians

  • While the FBI has been investigating allegations of collusion between the Trump campaign team and Russian spies to undermine the integrity of the November 2016 presidential election, don’t expect it to expand the probe into the role played by pro-Israel actors. Allegations of collusion betwee...
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Arab Muslim congresswomen disrespected by fellow Democrats

  • OPINION: The exclusion of @IlhanMN and @RashidaTlaib from @emilyslist was because of their perceived weak advocacy for abortion, but I believe even more so because of their criticism of #Israel, writes @RayHanania.   One hundred years ago next month, the US Congress passed the 19th Ame...
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Palestinian leadership has no plan to end Israeli oppression

  • I attended the “Peace to Prosperity” conference held in Bahrain last week and I found it fascinating. It inspired new thinking. Jared Kushner, US President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and very pro-Israel special envoy to the Middle East, outlined his vision to provide $50 billion in economic su...
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Targeting Palestinians Netanyahu’s only road to re-election

  • Every time Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu finds himself in a precarious election spot — as he has twice this year — he ends up turning toward the Palestinians in Gaza and the West Bank as his solution. He is doing so for all the wrong reasons, of course. Netanyahu isn’t trying to t...
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Why Israeli left’s Arab snub may not be a bad thing

  • If Palestinian voters in Israel ever needed a reminder that they must speak up for themselves, it was this week, when the two largest liberal Israeli parties decided to merge without giving a top-10 election spot to an Arab member. The leaders of the once-powerful Labor Party and Meretz, whic...
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